# What is the axis of symmetry and vertex for the graph #2(y - 2) = (x + 3)^2#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 21, 2016

The vertex is at

#### Explanation:

Given:

The vertex form for the equation of a parabola is:

where "a" is coefficient of the

Write the (x + 3) in the given equation as (x - -3):

Divide both sides by 2:

Add 2 to both sides:

The vertex is at